BOF posts proposed regulation changes

The Alaska Board of Fisheries’ 2018-2019 proposal book is now available online, complete with 173 proposals to be up for discussion at five upcoming board meetings.

They can be downloaded at

Alaska Peninsula/Chignik/Bering Sea-Aleutian Islands Pacific cod issues are on the agenda Oct. 18-19 at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage.

Bristol Bay finfish proposals will be discussed Nov. 28-dec. 4 at the Dillingham Middle School in Dillingham, and Arctic/Yukon/Kuskokwim finfish proposals come before the board Jan. 15-19 at the Sheraton Hotel in Anchorage.

The board will be back at the Sheraton Feb. 21-27 for its meeting on Alaska Peninsula/Bering Sea-Aleutian Islands/Chignik finfish, and again March 8-11 to take up statewide finfish general provisions and supplemental issues.